The table below looks at the statistics for MSDE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSDE over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE)
Rank - 137 -
Contract jobs citing MSDE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSDE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
619 629 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.21% 19.73% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 323 268
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +203.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £15.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.78 £65.00 £101.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

MSDE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing MSDE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MSDE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland